BLUE LIGHT TREATMENTS

Blue LED Light Treatment for Cyctic Acne

Cystic acne (large, hard, fluid-filled cysts under the surface of the skin) is a deeply embedded infection in the skin tissue which it never comes to a head so you can’t actually pop it. They are often very painful to the touch. There's no easy way to discern one specific source of the
problem.

You may notice that they tend to be hormonal and pop up around time of the month, or they can be the result of stress-filled weeks (planning a wedding or studying for exams).

Diet could be a cause....milk and sugar can be triggers. I recommend keeping a food log as
well as a breakout log to try to find correlation.

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Treatment: Traditional treatments do not always work. Facials and the use of high frequency can help but not always alone. There is evidence that Blue LED Light treatment can help to kill the bacteria that causes the cysts. It diminishes acne bacteria, clears existing breakouts (acne & cystic), and restores skins heathy appearance. LED light therapy is non-invasive and requires no down time. Best results are achieved with a 45 minute treatment scheduled twice a week for 4 weeks.

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